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accompany
used in The Scarlet Letter

3 meanings, 4 uses
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1  —2 uses as in:
accompany on the journey
Definition
to travel along with
  • Prior to the Revolution there is a dearth of records; the earlier documents and archives of the Custom-House having, probably, been carried off to Halifax, when all the king's officials accompanied the British army in its flight from Boston.
    Introductory (62% in)
accompanied = traveled with
  • The same torpor, as regarded the capacity for intellectual effort, accompanied me home, and weighed upon me in the chamber which I most absurdly termed my study.
    Introductory (76% in)
accompanied = came with
There are no more uses of "accompany" flagged with this meaning in The Scarlet Letter.

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2  —1 use as in:
law and accompanying regulations
Definition
complement (to provide with something else to make it whole or better)
  • She accompanied this wild outbreak with piercing shrieks, which the woods reverberated on all sides, so that, alone as she was in her childish and unreasonable wrath, it seemed as if a hidden multitude were lending her their sympathy and encouragement.
    Chapter 19 — The Child at the Brookside (54% in)
accompanied = provided at the same time
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3  —1 use as in:
illness and accompanying symptoms
Definition
to be present with at the same time and/or location
  • It was a look so intelligent, yet inexplicable, perverse, sometimes so malicious, but generally accompanied by a wild flow of spirits, that Hester could not help questioning at such moments whether Pearl was a human child.
    Chapter 6 — Pearl (31% in)
accompanied = joined at the same time
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